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WNBC New York 3/10/13 - Retrofret's Mamie Minch with author John Thomas
Kalamazoo Gals at Retrofret Vintage Guitars 3/2/13
DNAinfo.com 3/1/13 - Gowanus Guitar Shop Honors Women Guitar Builders
Guitar Aficionado 12/21/12 - GA catches up with Retrtofret Vintage Guitars
Vogue 11/29/12 - Retrofret is on Sophie Auster's Holiday Wish List
New York Times 11/9/12 - A Refuge for Guitars and Musicians: Retrofret
New York Times 9/28/12 - Beth Orton Falls In Love At Retrofret Vintage Guitars
Guitar Shop TV Spotlight: Retrofret Vintage Guitars
Retrofret on WNYC - "Niche Market | Vintage Fretted Instruments"
The Fretboard Journal says, "Visit Retrofret, a vintage
hound's haven in the heart of Industrial Brooklyn..."
Guitar World - "The Gretsch Roundup: Brooklyn Cowboy Kitsch"
The New York Times - "Local Stop: Retrofret Guitars, Gowanus"
"I usually hate going to music stores - this one is pretty awesome. It smells nice in there and I don't find myself wanting to fling myself out of the window to escape my helpless, hopeless boredom."
Molly D. on Yelp
Steve and Peter at Retrofret are fantastic. Their store
is my favorite in the world... - apossibleworld (on The Les Paul Forum)
I learn something new every time I interact with these guys. Anyone
who loves vintage
instruments will enjoy browsing their site and store. - B.K. (on Insider
love this shop- the selection of guitars (and other stuff) is pretty
incredible; your classic flattops and electrics AND all kinds
of weird one-off instruments. - Mi$$Demeanor (on City Search)
this place. It's the best place to buy vintage guitars... - asbrooklyn
oh, I might add that Retrofret gets my vote of the coolest and friendliest
guitar store in the universe too, Steve and guys
if you're reading this, hats off to you!!! - Jussi Huhtakangas (on The
Steel Guiar Forum)
peeps. You have some drool-worthy axes there. - Kill Henry Sugar (on
guys, great great guitars...I'm in love. - Garret Fitzgerald Band
far cry from what I usually see. RetroFret is
without a doubt the coolest vintage musical instrument
store. - Otto (on The Unofficial Martin Guitar Forum)
Wow,what a cool place filled with choice vintage guitars.People
are nice and knowledgable... - HenryA (on Outside In)
I love Musurgia and Retrofret! What a fun afternoon I had
visiting there... - MissD (on Brooklyn Yelp)
don't claim to know all there is to know about Vintage And Where to
Find It, but this joint seems the true Nirvanah of same.
And the stuff doesn't seem all that outrageously expensive... - David
(on The Unofficial Martin Guitar Forum)
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